Last updated: 24 January 2023

Next review: 14 November 2023

Unemployment support for 16 and 17 year olds (NEET)

16-17 Participation Service offers one to one personal careers guidance with a level 6 qualified careers adviser as well as information, advice and support on education, apprenticeships/work and training, so you can find opportunities that are right for you. Appointments are available every Thursday during term time and school holidays, from 10am to 4pm

Benefits of meeting with a Careers Adviser include:

  • One-to-one support with a level 6 qualified Careers Adviser
  • Motivation and┬áconfidence building
  • Developing workplace skills
  • Job search support
  • Online job application support
  • CV and interview preparation

Who is eligible for support?

  • Aged 16-17
  • Not in employment, education, training (NEET)

Register with 16-17 Participation Service

To book an appointment, parents or carers should register with the 16-17 Participation Service by email or telephone.

16-17 Participation Service

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10.30am to 3pm
10.30am to 3pm
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10.30am to 3pm
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